Theatre



PlayMakers Repertory Company, Triad Stage: The Mountaintop


( Wed., Sep. 18, 2013 - Sun., Oct. 6, 2013 )

Paul Green Theatre, Near 150 Country Club Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Program

The Mountaintop:  Regional premiere of the Olivier Award-Winner: Best New Play by Katori Hill.  In Memphis at the Lorraine Motel, The Mountaintop unfolds on the historic last night in the life of the civil rights icon Martin Luther King, Jr. A visitation from a mysterious woman leads him to confront his innermost thoughts and fears on the stormy evening before his assassination.

Notes

September 16 @ 7:00 PM - “In the Wings,” a series created by PlayMakers and the Durham County Library. Cast and creative team members (designers, actors and production personnel) discuss the play at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.,

September 18, 19, and 20 @ 7:30 - Preview performances

September 21 @ 7:30 - Opening night performance with complimentary gala party afterward

September 24 - An all-access performance for attendees with special needs, with sign language interpretation and audio description

September 25 and 29 - Free post-show discussions with members of the creative team

September 29 @ 2:00 - Open captioned performance

October 5 from 1:00-6:00  - UNC’s Program in the Humanities presents “The History and Legacy of the Civil Rights Movement” followed by a reception and the 7:30 PM performance of The Mountaintop. Optional theater ticket is $28 with $75 tuition. For more information and to register, click here.

*This proudtion will move to Greensboro to be presented by Triad Stage Oct. 20-Nov. 10*

Cost

Tickets begin at $15

More information

(919)962-PLAY (7529)
http://www.playmakersrep.org/

Series

Mainstage Series

Dates

  • Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Friday, September 20, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 2:00 PM
  • Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Friday, September 27, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 2:00 PM
  • Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Friday, October 4, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 2:00 PM